For An Annual Commitment Of Just $5 - Become An Individual Subscriber/Supporter Of
Subscriber Log In

News Articles

Workers At Three Digital Publications Win Union Recognition

Published on Friday, May 24, 2019 in Organizing News From Across The U.S.A.
(NEW YORK CITY) - The NewsGuild-Communications Workers of America (CWA) had a banner day on Tuesday (May 21st) when three digital publications organized by the NewsGuild’s New York Local won voluntary Union Recognition. Now, Workers at Ars Technica, Pitchfork and Quartz are the latest to join the wave of Journalists who are Unionizing. more»

This Is Really Catching On: Illinois Students Commit To Trade Schools On ‘Signing Day’

Published on Friday, May 24, 2019 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(ADDISON, ILLINOIS) -- It's Signing Day! Signing Day is usually associated with college athletics or maybe even college academic commitments, but across the country, more than 2,500 students are signing on the dotted line to make a commitment in writing to a career in the Skilled Construction Trades. Fourteen DuPage-area High School Seniors recently more»

After More Than Two Week On Strike, UAW-Represented Ohio Hospital Workers Remain United, Head To Bargaining Table

Published on Friday, May 24, 2019 in National Labor News
(TOLEDO, OHIO) - More than two weeks after walking off the job, striking Workers at Mercy Health St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo, Ohio, remain united. The overwhelming support the Workers have received has shown Mercy Health that the Hospital Workers and the community they serve are united in winning contracts for the three Bargaining Units that put more»

National AFL-CIO Tells Trump To ‘Stop Trade Talks’ with Philippines - AFL-CIO & CWA Want To Stop Trade Deal Over That Country's Crackdown On Unions

Published on Friday, May 24, 2019 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - In a joint letter released publicly, National AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka and Communications Workers of America (CWA) President Chris Shelton urged President Trump and his administration to withhold bilateral trade negotiations with the Philippines until the government of President Rodrigo Duterte halts its “ongoing and more»

New York City Central Labor Council Delegates Re-Elect Alvarez & Hinds - First Elected In 2011, The President & Secretary-Treasurer Will Serve Third Four-Year Term

Published on Friday, May 24, 2019 in New York City Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - The Delegates of the New York City AFL-CIO Central Labor Council this week approved third terms for President Vincent Alvarez and Secretary-Treasurer Janella T. Hinds. The vote carried by acclamation at a meeting of 178 Delegates representing 88 Unions. Alvarez and Hinds, the Labor Federation’s first Latino President and Black more»

Delta Air’s Anti-Union Campaign Criticized: The Day When Delta Workers Will Finally Be Able To Bargain For The Compensation, Benefits And Work Rules They Deserve “Is Coming Quickly - And That Has Delta Terrified”

Published on Thursday, May 23, 2019 in National Labor News
(ATLANTA, GEORGIA) – Atlanta-Headquartered Delta Air Lines has confirmed it was behind a poster encouraging Employees to buy a new video gaming system rather than pay Union Dues, NBC News reports. Other posters called on Employees to watch football, "buy a few rounds" or get "tickets and food" at a baseball game, instead of joining a Union, as part more»

This Is What Happens When Working People Vote Republican: NLRB ‘Quietly Moves To Reverse’ Pro-Worker Arbitration Rule

Published on Thursday, May 23, 2019 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has been working to make it easier for employers to steer certain workplace claims into arbitration, a private dispute resolution forum that tends to favor businesses. A decision by the NLRB that loosens the agency’s standards for deferring to arbitration would add to the significance of more»

New York Voters Approve 98% Of School Budgets Statewide

Published on Thursday, May 23, 2019 in New York State Labor News
(ACROSS NEW YORK STATE) - Voters across New York displayed their pride in their public schools this week by approving 98% of school budgets, according to a preliminary estimate by the New York State United Teachers (NYSUT). Voters also elected 29 NYSUT Members to School Board Seats in districts around the State. “Parents and community members more»

Labor Perspective From TWU Local 100 President Tony Utano: Stop Scapegoating NYC Transit Workers - Train & Bus Operators ‘Aren’t The Cause’ Of The Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s Fiscal Woes

Published on Thursday, May 23, 2019 in New York City Labor News
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Editor’s Note: Tony Utano serves as President of Transport Workers Union (TWU) Local 100, which represents 40,000 Bus and Subway Workers at Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s (MTA) New York City Transit. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) absolutely should look for savings and efficiencies in its $17 more»

Buffalo Teachers Federation Criticizes Buffalo Councilman For Bringing A Gun To A Public High School, Calling His Excuse ‘For The Need For More Robust Security Program In Schools’ “Far Worse And Unacceptable”

Published on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 in Buffalo and Western New York Labor News
(BUFFALO, NEW YORK) - Buffalo Teachers Federation (BTF) President Phil Rumore is criticizing Buffalo Councilman Ulysees Wingo, Sr. for his decision to bring a gun into a Public School, calling his excuse for the need for more robust security program in schools “far worse and unacceptable.” “It is a ‘matter of grave concern’ more»

Union Members ‘Continue Push To Contain’ Measles Crisis In Rockland County

Published on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 in New York State Labor News
(ROCKLAND COUNTY, NEW YORK) - In the wake of the measles outbreak in Rockland County and the New York City area, Rockland County Public Employees have been busy setting up vaccination clinics, providing information to the public and posting notices in schools about the spread of the disease. Members of the Rockland Association of Management (RAM), a Union more»

McDonald’s ‘Hit With A Slew Of New’ Sexual Harassment Charges As Unionization Fight Continues

Published on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 in New York City Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - Could a new wave of Sexual Harassment Charges leveled at the mighty McDonald’s corporate empire finally open the door to unionization? Fight for $15 advocates are hoping it does. McDonald’s Workers across the globe have won the right to Unionize - including Employees in China, Japan, Scandinavia, France, Germany, Italy and more»

Workers Employed At The Brooklyn Academy Of Music Move To Unionize

Published on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 in Organizing News From Across The U.S.A.
(BROOKLYN, NEW YORK) - Last week, the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) in New York City held its annual benefit gala where patrons, Hollywood stars and Art World Insiders hobnobbed with each other at the starting ticket price of $2,500. Swedish Singer-Songwriter Neneh Cherry performed and an art auction offered works by Richard Serra and Deborah Kass, among more»

‘Going Pro’ In Michigan: State Launches $3 Million Campaign To Help Fill Skilled Trades Jobs

Published on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(LANSING, MICHIGAN) - As older Workers retire, Michigan employers will need to fill an estimated 545,000 Skilled Labor Jobs by the end of 2026 and that's exactly why the State's Talent and Economic Development Department has launched a $3 million awareness campaign called Going Pro to help fill the growing need for Trades Workers. “There is a big more»

New Jersey Labor Leader John Costa Chosen To Serve As International President Of The Amalgamated Transit Union Following The Tragic Passing Of President Larry Hanley

Published on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
(SILVER SPRING, MARYLAND) - With the untimely and tragic passing of Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) International President Larry Hanley, the ATU General Executive Board has chosen International Vice President John Costa to serve as ATU International President until the next ATU Convention set for September 2019, the Union announced. Javier Perez will more»

Labor Perspective From Former New York Times Labor Reporter Steven Greenhouse: Unions Are A ‘Tried & True Way To Fix Inequality In America’

Published on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 in National Labor News
CNN Editor’s Note: Steven Greenhouse was a New York Times Reporter for 31 years and is the Author of Beaten Down, Worked Up: The Past, Present, and Future of American Labor, to be published by Knopf this August. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely his own. Delta Air Lines has taken a beating on Social Media in recent days for more»

After 18 Months Of Negotiations, New Five-Year Niagara Falls Teachers Contract Ratified By More Than A 3-To-1 Margin - Increase In Wages & “More Of A Say” Highlight Pact

Published on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 in Buffalo and Western New York Labor News
(NIAGARA FALLS, NEW YORK) – After 18 months of bargaining, a new five-year contract has been ratified by a 3-to-1 margin by Niagara Falls Teachers Association (NFTA) Local 801’s Membership, Union Officials tell The agreement, which expires in June 2024, was negotiated with the Niagara Falls School Board and the NFTA’s more»

Ford Will Lay Off 10% Of Its Global Salaried Workforce, Including 7,000 Jobs By August - This Round Of Layoffs ‘Doesn’t Impact’ The Automaker’s Hourly Factory Workers

Published on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 in National Labor News
(DETROIT, MICHIGAN) – The Ford Motor Company has announced this week that it is laying off about 10% of its Global Salaried Workforce, including 7,000 jobs by August. The job cuts are part of Ford’s restructuring effort and is expected to save the #2 Automaker $600 million annually. Most of the reductions are overseas - with roughly 2,300 of more»

‘The Race To Win The Labor Vote Is On:’ 2020 Democrats’ Battle For Union Support

Published on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
One of the hottest stops on the 2020 Presidential Campaign Trail was the Stop and Shop Supermarket Employees Picket Line in Massachusetts this April. U.S. Senators Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg and Joe Biden all made a point of showing their support for Workers during a 10-day Strike against a corporate push more»

New York City’s Working Theater ‘Keeps The Spotlight On Working People’

Published on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 in New York City Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - Worker Issues usually don’t bubble up and take center-stage in New York City until there is a job action or Strike, but the Working Theater is on a dedicated mission to shake up that paradigm, continually cultivating fresh new voices from within the local Labor Community and bringing them straight to Working Class Audiences more»

Unionized Workers At The Tompkins Community Action Agency In Ithaca Get Ready To Conduct Public Demonstrations In A ‘Public Show Of Displeasure’ Over Management’s ‘Refusal To Negotiate’ A New Contract

Published on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 in New York State Labor News
(ITHACA, NEW YORK) – Two public protests are scheduled for later this week by the Unionized Workers employed by the Tompkins Community Action Agency (TCA) in Ithaca who are displeased with management’s refusal to negotiate a new contract. The 40 Workers - who are represented by International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT) Local 11 more»

Minnesota Manufacturers Survey Shows Worker Shortages Are ‘Hurting’ Growth

Published on Monday, May 20, 2019 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA) - Minnesota factory representatives, especially those in rural areas, say severe Worker shortages are increasingly impeding their growth and profits. Nearly 50% of factory managers surveyed in March by Enterprise Minnesota said their inability to find qualified Workers had hurt growth. That’s a rise of 14 percentage points more»

‘Makes No Difference Which Side Of The Border You Live On, Working Union Makes Sense:’ The Canadian Union Of Public Employees Receives Certification To Represent 600 Flight Attendants Employed At WestJet Encore

Published on Monday, May 20, 2019 in Organizing News From Across The U.S.A.
(OTTAWA, CANADA) - The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) has announced that the Union has been certified to represent hundreds of Flight Attendants at WestJet Encore. CUPE says the decision was made by the Canada Industrial Relations Board (CIRB) after a majority of Flight Attendants signed cards in support of Unionization. The Unionization of more»

Unions ‘Vow Not To Give Up’ After Iowa Collective Bargaining Changes Affirmed By State Supreme Court

Published on Monday, May 20, 2019 in National Labor News
(DES MOINES, IOWA) - The Iowa Supreme Court has affirmed changes to the State’s Collective Bargaining Law in two rulings late laws week. The decision comes as a blow to Unions that argued the 2017 law unfairly classified different kinds of Public Workers and raised barriers to Union Dues Collection and Recertification. In both American Federation of more»

A ‘Sunnier Forecast’ For Unions At The State Level - ‘Thanks To Gains Made’ In The 2018 Election, Unions ‘Finally Have Friends’ In A Number Of State Governments

Published on Monday, May 20, 2019 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - International Brotherhood Of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Activists have an extra spring in their step walking the halls of America’s Statehouses this year. For many of them, last November’s elections were a shot of adrenalin in the battle for good jobs, Workers’ Rights, Health Care, Economic Security and the laundry more»

Newly-Released Report Shows Home Health Leads New York City Job Growth

Published on Monday, May 20, 2019 in New York City Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - In New York City, the fastest job growth is within the Home Care Sector with two out of every five new Private Sector Jobs created in 2017 falling into that category, according to a newly-released study from the New York City Independent Budget Office (NYCIBO). The NYCIBO report clearly indicates the importance of the Home Care Industry more»

12 Unions Urge Stronger Statewide Rent Regulations

Published on Monday, May 20, 2019 in New York State Labor News
(ALBANY, NEW YORK) - A dozen New York State Labor Leaders are urging the Legislature and Governor Andrew Cuomo to enact laws that would both strengthen the State’s Rent Stabilization Laws and extend Tenant Protections to almost all its renter households. “In their homes, just like in their workplaces, our Members – tenants - need more»

WNY Area Labor Federation & The Buffalo AFL-CIO Labor Council Announces Their Full List Of Endorsed Candidates For June Primary - Niagara-Orleans Labor Council Announces Its Endorsements For School Board Candidates

Published on Monday, May 20, 2019 in Buffalo and Western New York Labor News
(ERIE & NIAGARA COUNTIES, NEW YORK) – The Western New York AFL-CIO Area Labor Federation and the Buffalo AFL-CIO Labor Council has announced its full list of endorsed candidates for the upcoming June Primary, while the Niagara-Orleans Labor Council has announced its list of endorsements of several candidates who are running for school board seats more»

Unions ‘Do More Than Just Represent Workers At The Bargaining Table:’ IBEW Local 2104 ‘Picks Up The Ball When Management Won’t’ - Celebrates The Retirement Of 37 NY Power Authority Employees During A Gala Niagara Falls Dinner

Published on Friday, May 17, 2019 in Buffalo and Western New York Labor News
(NIAGARA FALLS, NEW YORK) – Labor Unions are more than just organizations that represent Workers in their workplaces and act in their best interest when it’s time to negotiate a contract or stand up for them in a grievance situation. Sometimes it means picking up the ball when management won’t and taking action to recognize the hard work more»

In A ‘Major’ Union Victory, Judge Orders USW Unionization Re-Vote At Kumho Tire's Georgia Plant, Finds Company Violated Workers’ Rights During First Election

Published on Friday, May 17, 2019 in National Labor News
(MACON, GEORGIA) - An Administrative Law Judge has ordered a new Union Vote at Kumho Tire's manufacturing site in Macon after finding that company officials violated Workers' rights during the first election in October 2017. The first vote resulted in a 164-to-136 loss for Workers, who were seeking to join the United Steelworkers (USW). This prompted the more»

In ‘Another Blow’ To Worker Rights, Republican-Majority National Labor Relations Board ‘Takes Sides Against For-Hire Drivers’

Published on Friday, May 17, 2019 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - In a memo released earlier this week, a National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) lawyer instructed the agency to presume Uber Drivers are Independent Contractors and not Employees who are entitled to Minimum Wage, Workers’ Compensation and the right to form Unions. The memo, written in April by Associate General Counsel Jayme more»

Professional Staff Congress’s Media Campaign ‘Increases Pressure’ On Both Albany & City Hall For A Contract Settlement At The City University Of New York

Published on Friday, May 17, 2019 in New York City Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - The Professional Staff Congress’s (PSC) media campaign for a fair contract for their 30,000 Members at the City University of New York (CUNY) expanded this week with a radio ad that began airing in New York City on Wednesday (May 15th). The ad says “Albany and the City should do better - and do right by our kids.” You more»

UFCW-Represented Workers At Maryland’s Pimlico Race Course Avert A Strike Before The Preakness Stakes By Ratifying New Contract

Published on Thursday, May 16, 2019 in National Labor News
(BALTIMORE, MARYLAND) - With just days left before the horse racing world turns its eyes on the Pimlico Race Course for the Preakness Stakes weekend, Unionized Employees at the Baltimore track averted a threatened Strike by approving a contract with the Maryland Jockey Club that provides their first pay raise in more than a decade. About 90% of the Workers more»

Reports Estimate That Trump's Trade War With China Could Cost The Average Working Family Up To $2,300 A Year

Published on Thursday, May 16, 2019 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Republican President Donald Trump’s trade war with China could cost the average American Working Family of four up to $2,300 a year, according to a report on the effect of tariffs on the U.S. economy and Workers. The study, by the Economic Consulting Firm Trade Partnership Worldwide, assesses how tariffs will affect more»

New Jersey Governor Announces $3 Million In Grants For Apprenticeship Training In A Variety Of Professions

Published on Thursday, May 16, 2019 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(JERSEY CITY, NEW JERSEY) - Governor Phil Murphy announced grant awards Wednesday (May 15th) totaling more than $3 million to fund programs to employ and train Apprentices in jobs that will start them on a sustainable career path in high-demand occupations. Murphy spoke at the launch of the Holz Technik Academy in Jersey City. Academy attendees are hired more»

The University Of Pittsburgh Paid Almost $240K To A Union Avoidance Law Firm In Recent Years

Published on Thursday, May 16, 2019 in Organizing News From Across The U.S.A.
(PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA) - A Union Avoidance Law Firm received a large windfall of legal fees from the University of Pittsburgh, according to previously unreported University financial disclosure reports. Pitt’s Office of University Counsel paid Philadelphia-based Ballard Spahr $239,061 in fees between the Summers of 2016 and 2018 to provide legal more»

NYSUT Launches Support School Staff Campaign As Legislative Session Nears End

Published on Thursday, May 16, 2019 in New York State Labor News
(ALBANY, NEW YORK) – The New York State United Teachers (NYSUT) Union has launched a Statewide Campaign to draw attention to safety and other issues affecting School-Related Professionals (SRPs) and the students they serve. The Support School Staff Campaign pushes Bills to crack down on drivers who violate school bus stop sign laws, to address school more»

Five States Join Forces To Stop The Trump Administration From ‘Weakening’ Unions When It Comes To Their Ability To Collectively Bargain For Wages & Benefits

Published on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in National Labor News
(SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA) - Five States - California, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Oregon and Washington - have joined forces to try and block a new rule from the Trump Administration that they say weakens Labor Unions and their ability to collectively bargain for wages and benefits. California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, a Democrat, announced the more»

Labor Perspective On The PRO Act From United Steelworkers International President Leo Gerard: It’s A ‘Pathway To Power ‘For Workers

Published on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
Abigail Disney, the granddaughter of the co-founder of the Walt Disney Company, called out the family business’ current CEO last month for making what’s supposed to be the happiest place on earth pretty darn miserable for its Workers. All of the company profits shouldn’t be going into executives’ pockets, she said in a Washington more»

USW-Represented Workers Employed At Alcoa/Arconic In Massena Say “No More Concessions!” - As Current Contract Gets Set To Expire, Employees Hit The Picket Line

Published on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in New York State Labor News
(MASSENA, NEW YORK) – “No more concessions!” - That’s what Union Workers are telling Arconic and Alcoa management as their contract gets ready to expire on Thursday (May 16th). “You put your time in. You put your money in. You're part of that company. You want a slice of that pie,” United Steelworkers (USW) Local more»

New Job Seeker App Created By The Construction Exchange of Buffalo & WNY Focuses The Spotlight On Opportunities Offered By Its Membership, Including Union Companies Interested In Attracting Young People To A Variety Of Positions

Published on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in Buffalo and Western New York Labor News
(BUFFALO, NEW YORK) – No matter if it’s a Union or a Non-Union company in the construction industry, finding and attracting young people into the profession has been identified as the number one challenge as more older Workers head towards retirement. Here in Western New York, the Construction Exchange of Buffalo and Western New York (CONEX) more»

Helped By Appointees From Republican President Trump’s On The National Labor Relations Board, Anti-Union University Administrations ‘Are Fighting’ Graduate Student Workers ‘Who Want To Unionize’

Published on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 in Organizing News From Across The U.S.A.
Since the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) ruled in August 2016 that Graduate Student Workers at private universities have the right to Unionize, Graduate Student Unions in the United States have surged - yet, currently, nearly all of these Unions face resistance and Union-Busting Efforts from their university administrations. At Boston College, more»

Number Of Women Working In Construction Trades Jumps 17.6% In 2018

Published on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - The number of women working in the Construction Trades increased by 17.6 percent between 2017 and 2018 in the United States, rising to well over a quarter of a million women, according to a new analysis from the Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR). That jump equates to the highest share of Tradeswomen working in the more»

Farm Union President Calls Trump's Proposed $15 Billion Subsidy An ‘Insufficient’ & 'Temporary' Solution

Published on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - The president of the National Farmers Union is calling Republican President Donald Trump's plan to offer Farmers $15 billion in subsidies a "temporary" solution that would not address the "permanent damage" created by the trade war with China. Trump said on Monday (May 13th) that the administration would offer financial assistance to more»

Surely You Know Mike Lindell, The Owner/Pitchman For MyPillow Who ‘Moonlights As A Donald Trump Super Fan’ - Well Now, ‘After Bragging Up’ Trump's Prosperity, Lindell Decided to Lay Off 150 Workers Employed At His Minnesota Plant

Published on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 in National Labor News
(SHAKOPEE, MINNESOTA) - Just last month, in a self-described “excellent tax-day commentary,” he was touting the miracle of the Trump tax cuts, which rained untold riches on big corporations and the wealthy, but not much on anyone else. “At MyPillow, we were able to give across-the-board raises of (5%-to-10%) to every Employee thanks to more»

Attorneys & Staffers At Pro-Bono CAMBA Legal Services Reach Contract, End Strike

Published on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 in New York City Labor News
(BROOKLYN, NEW YORK) - Attorneys with a Pro-Bono Brooklyn Legal Services Organization have settled on a contract with their company, ending a four-week Strike where Workers demanded better Paid Family Leave, more competitive salaries and Lower Health Insurance Premiums. CAMBA Legal Services, which is part of the Brooklyn-based organization CAMBA, provides more»

Americans Are ‘Working Harder These Days, So Why Don’t Their Paychecks Show It?’

Published on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 in New York State Labor News
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - Americans are working harder these days, but it’s not paying off like it used to. In the first three months of 2019, Employees got so much more work done that they smashed productivity forecasts. Labor productivity in the Non-Farm Business Sector (the biggest part of the U.S. Economy) grew 2.4% compared to the same period last more»

Delta’s Anti-Union Campaign Goes Viral

Published on Monday, May 13, 2019 in National Labor News
Delta Air Lines is the least Unionized airline based in the U.S., but the company’s efforts to maintain that status quo has created a stir on Social Media. The Airline’s Flight Attendants last rejected Unionization in late 2010, following the 2008 acquisition of Northwest Airlines, and the company now operates a website that aims to sway more»

Is This Winning? 78% Of American Workers Live Paycheck To Paycheck

Published on Monday, May 13, 2019 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
CareerBuilder has found that 78% of U.S. Workers are living paycheck to paycheck. This number may be further exacerbated by the Federal Government Shutdown earlier this year, which has resulted in more than 800,000 Federal Employees not receiving paychecks. So, what can you do to battle financial pressure? Here's what you need to know and how to improve more»

JFK Airport Workers Protest Eulen America’s ‘Abuse’ Of Paid Sick Leave Law

Published on Monday, May 13, 2019 in New York City Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - JFK Airport Workers rallied on the steps of City Hall last week to protest Eulen America’s new policy regarding the use of Paid Sick Leave Time, announcing they’ve filed complaints with the New York City Department of Worker Protection (DCWP). The Airport Workers were joined by their allies, community activists and elected more»